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Alert Bay Totem

Totem poles at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay Totem

A totem pole at the ‘Namgis Original Burial Grounds – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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C-GTNU

C-GTNU, a Grizzly Helicopters Ltd 1997 Aerospatiale AS 350 B-2 in Alert Bay

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Alert Bay – a bit of art

A bit of street art – Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay – an old house

A house that was once full of people with stories to tell…

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Alert Bay totem pole

‘Namgis First Nation totem pole at Alert Bay on Cormorant Island

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BC Ferries Alert Bay

The BC Ferries terminal at Alert Bay, Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay – along the boardwalk

One of the buildings on pilings along the boardwalk in Alert Bay

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Alert Bay – under the wharves

Under the fishing wharves at low tide – Alert Bay, Cormorant Island

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Alert Bay Namgis Burial Grounds

The Namgis (or Nimpkish) Burial Grounds is an old native cemetery, one of the few places in coastal British Columbia where memorial totem poles remain in their original location. The burial grounds are located at Alert Bay on Cormorant Island, … Continue reading

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